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Looks like I'm in the market for a new monitor. My 2 year old son climbed up onto my desk while my wife was cleaning and drew on my LCD panel with a pencil. Needless to say I got dead pixels everywhere now. The good news is I get a steak dinner tonight and I get an excuse to buy a bigger monitor now to better utilize my new rig. I'd prefer local pick ups like Best Buy or Circuit City or something so now newegg links please. Heres what I was looking at so far.


http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1201913867539
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1179877503230
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post #2 of 7
go with samsung way better quality.
    
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http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1196470439109

I work at Best Buy and I see these Monitors everyday and I love my Samsung but these HP Monitors are really nice. The stand is really flat and it swivels up and down and flips 90 degrees.

The quality is great.
Just make sure the model you get has a DVI connection. Oddly enough some don't.
Just my opinion.
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Do those HP screens have the glossy panels? I saw those too and looked around a bit and didn't like the reveiws for the glossy panels.
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post #5 of 7
Well you havent seen a Samsung or LG up close.
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I'm on a 19" lg now but I haven't been out to compare picture quality between any of them yet so thats why I was asking. I'm going by what I've read so when it's time to pull the trigger I can make an educated decision and not regret my purchase,
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post #7 of 7
The new LG models are from what I heard incredible monitors. If you can't find that, then Samsung all the way man!
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